Leinster maintained their unbeaten start to the season with a 21-13 victory over Ospreys at the Gnoll in Neath.
Fri, 21 Feb, 2020
A new Heineken Champions Cup season, and for the first time in nine seasons a new destination for Munster supporters as they journey to Exeter for the opening pool game of the 2018-19 campaign.
Sat, 13 Oct, 2018
Whatever this was, friendly or competitive fare, it was carnage. And who’s to say it will get any better?
Fri, 07 Sep, 2018
Munster’s Sam Arnold has been issued with a three-week ban following a red card disciplinary decision yesterday.
Thu, 04 Jan, 2018
Johann van Graan is hoping for a welcome boost to Munster’s depleted midfield resources with a return to action for outside centre Chris Farrell this Saturday at home to Connacht.
Wed, 03 Jan, 2018
Like Ronan O’Gara, Welsh rugby coach Alistair Rogers understood the maxim about travel broadening the mind, says Brendan O’Brien.
Fri, 24 Nov, 2017
Munster’s Lions trio are set for their seasonal debuts on Saturday with Tommy O’Donnell believing Peter O’Mahony has returned from the New Zealand tour a better captain.
Wed, 27 Sep, 2017
Wind and rain will continue to blight parts of Britain threatening further travel chaos after torrential downpours caused flash-flooding and disruption across most of the country.
Tue, 22 Nov, 2016
Tue, 12 Apr, 2016
Ed Power meets up with soprano Katherine Jenkins. Did he find the foot-stomping, champagne flute-hurling uber-diva that many would expect?
Sat, 03 Jan, 2015
I’ve run up a massive phone bill .. get me out of here!
Tue, 10 Dec, 2013
A council boss in the UK has been suspended over allegations that she bit the backside of her only male colleague in an otherwise all-women department.
Mon, 13 May, 2013
A Welsh cinema is giving away free insurance to help pay the funeral costs of anyone literally scared to death watching the latest horror smash.
Fri, 03 May, 2013
Children at British private schools face the greatest risk from the measles outbreak and could pose a health threat to the rest of the population, a leading doctor has warned.
Sat, 27 Apr, 2013
THE news that the City of Cork Symphony Orchestra has secured superstar Katherine Jenkins for two concerts next December has created quite a stir among classical music fans.
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013
Ryan Giggs will make his 1,000th senior competitive appearance tonight after he was named in Manchester United’s starting XI for their Champions League match against Real Madrid at Old Trafford.
Tue, 05 Mar, 2013
There are four Irish coaches responsible for the fortunes of non-Irish teams in this season’s Heineken Cup and, by a quirk of fate, three of them will be plotting the downfall of Irish teams in round two this weekend.
Tue, 16 Oct, 2012
Ronnie O’Sullivan believes quiffed Crucible new boy Jamie Jones can carry off the Betfred.com World Championship title.
Tue, 01 May, 2012
Ronnie O’Sullivan should today reap reward for the scintillating session of snooker which carried him to the brink of another Crucible victory over Mark Williams.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2012
Ronnie O’Sullivan turned the most keenly-anticipated first-round match at the Betfred.com World Championship into a procession as he surged 7-2 ahead of Peter Ebdon.
Mon, 23 Apr, 2012
Wales prop Adam Jones has signed a new two-year contract with the Ospreys.
Mon, 06 Feb, 2012
Portsmouth’s home match against Hull became the first npower Championship fixture to fall victim to the weather as it was postponed due to a frozen pitch this morning.
Sat, 04 Feb, 2012
OPERA star Katherine Jenkins has revealed that she and her TV presenter fiance Gethin Jones have ended their relationship, just six months before they were due to marry.
Sat, 31 Dec, 2011
Opera star Katherine Jenkins has revealed that she and her TV presenter fiancé Gethin Jones have ended their relationship.
Fri, 30 Dec, 2011
Ireland will make history tomorrow when they host France in the first rugby league match to be held at the rugby union stronghold of Thomond Park in Limerick.
Fri, 04 Nov, 2011
PRAYERS will be said across churches in Wales tomorrow for the loved ones of the four victims who perished in the Gleision colliery disaster.
Sat, 17 Sep, 2011
The deaths of four miners trapped in a flooded mine were tonight described as a “stab through the heart” of a community hoping they could be rescued alive.
Fri, 16 Sep, 2011
FOUR miners trapped underground in a coal pit were named last night as rescue efforts continued.
A SHOPPER warned a security guard he was choking a thief to death as he held him in a lethal neck lock at a busy mall, a court heard yesterday.
Thu, 23 Sep, 2010
British Prime Minister Gordon Brown was fighting to keep Labour in power today by tempting the Liberal Democrats into a coalition government as Britain seemed set for a hung parliament.
Fri, 07 May, 2010
A husband who walked free after strangling his wife during a nightmare revealed today he has been told by psychiatrists never to sleep with anyone again.
Tue, 24 Nov, 2009
A MAN who strangled his wife during a nightmare in the belief he was attacking an intruder walked free from court yesterday after the case against him was withdrawn.
Sat, 21 Nov, 2009
NO ONE should worry that any of Munster’s Grand Slam heroes might not be ‘up for’ tomorrow’s Heineken Cup quarter-final with Ospreys at Thomond Park.
Sat, 11 Apr, 2009
Wales manager John Toshack has given a first international call-up to Chelsea goalkeeper Rhys Taylor for their forthcoming friendly with Georgia.
Tue, 12 Aug, 2008
SPORTING excellence can be found in the most unlikely of places but few can be as incongruous as a soulless industrial estate on the outskirts of High Wycombe, a town in South Buckinghamshire 30 miles west-north-west of London.
Fri, 21 Dec, 2007
EBOOKERS.ie has noticed a massive increase in the number of people buying travel insurance, with an increase of 117% in bookings so far this year.
Sat, 03 Nov, 2007
Legendary Wales fly-half Neil Jenkins is convinced James Hook will use this World Cup as the launch-pad to become the best number 10 on the planet.
Fri, 07 Sep, 2007
RETIRED English teacher Gerard Hendra had just turned 65 and was looking forward to life as a pensioner when he was killed by Papazian.
Thu, 27 Apr, 2006
Connacht 13 Neath-Swansea Ospreys 22
Sun, 10 Apr, 2005
The Ireland U21 team and replacements to play against Wales U21 in Neath, on Friday March 18 at 7pm is as follows:
Wed, 16 Mar, 2005
Ireland U-21 13 France U-21 20
Fri, 11 Mar, 2005
Neath-Swansea 20 Castres 11
Sat, 15 Jan, 2005
Castres 58 Harlequins 13
Mon, 10 Jan, 2005
Sat, 08 Jan, 2005
Sat, 18 Dec, 2004
Neath-Swansea Ospreys 24 Harlequins 7
Mon, 06 Dec, 2004
Ireland prop Marcus Horan is at the centre of a racial abuse row following Munster’s Heineken Cup clash at Neath-Swansea Ospreys on Sunday.
Wed, 03 Nov, 2004
Sat, 30 Oct, 2004
THE grieving parents of a Welsh 13-year-old, who died following a suicide pact with a friend, yesterday released a letter written by their daughter which highlights her anguish at being bullied at school.
Thu, 23 Sep, 2004
A BRITISH teenager arrested after bomb-making equipment was found in a house has been released on bail, police said today.
Fri, 06 Aug, 2004
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